Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha began her career in newspapers, and then became a documentary film maker. Her films have received several awards and been screened at festivals worldwide. She started working in TV news after Al Jazeera English launched in 2006 and has worked in several countries including India, Thailand and Myanmar. She won the Concentra Award for Outstanding Video Jouralism for her coverage of the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis.

Subina lives and works in her native Nepal and focuses on social issues, as well as on the political changes gripping the country.

Coronavirus pandemic

From quake to coronavirus, knee-jerk response from Nepal leadership

Government's response to the coronavirus pandemic is seen by many to mirror its post-2015 earthquake measures.

From quake to coronavirus, knee-jerk response from Nepal leadership

Coronavirus pandemic

Hundreds of Nepalese stuck at India border amid COVID-19 lockdown

Workers returning from India stranded at border points as India-Nepal border closed to prevent spread of coronavirus.

Hundreds of Nepalese stuck at India border amid COVID-19 lockdown

Nepal

Skating at one of the world's highest lakes but locals not pleased

Athletes from Canada, Russia, India and the US performed elaborate figure skating routines as part of a Nepal tourism initiative.

Skating at one of the world's highest lakes but locals not pleased

Asia

Nepal parliament in deadlock over speaker replacement dispute

Bills are piling up but Nepal's parliament has been unable to pass them into law for three months.

Nepal parliament in deadlock over speaker replacement dispute

Asia

Indian protesters defy ban on public gatherings

Large crowds in India have again defied a ban on public gatherings to continue their protests against a controversial new citizenship law.

Indian protesters defy ban on public gatherings

Asia

Women lead protests in India's Aligarh city

Protests against a controversial citizenship law has moved beyond universities.

Women lead protests in India's Aligarh city

Asia

India students lead waves of anti-citizenship law protests

Students have been in the front line of the protests against India's new citizenship law which excludes Muslims.

India students lead waves of anti-citizenship law protests

Asia

Nepal court orders reinstatement of pesticide tests on produce

Nepal to resume pesticide testing of fresh produce from India after government stops checks.

Nepal court orders reinstatement of pesticide tests on produce

Asia

Nepal village community struggles to cope with floods

In Nepal's Rautahat district, people say they are tired of the recurring floods and broken promises by national leaders.

Nepal village community struggles to cope with floods

Asia

Drought in Nepal: Farmers struggle with lack of water

Climate change in Nepal is forcing people to come up with new ways to cope.

Drought in Nepal: Farmers struggle with lack of water

Nepal

Nepal storm: Entire village mourning 'but for others, it is a festival'

Residents in storm-hit region decry what they call publicity stunts by politicians and NGOs amid haphazard and chaotic aid delivery.

Nepal storm: Entire village mourning 'but for others, it is a festival'

Asia

Twelve years after Nepal conflict, justice eludes victims

Process put in place to deal with the crimes committed has made little progress, leaving some fearing for their safety.

Twelve years after Nepal conflict, justice eludes victims